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    Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Supports the JA Academy

    Posted on February 27, 2015 by in Industry News, JA Acadamy

    Junior Achievement of Central Florida has received $25,000 through the Orlando Magic Youth Foundation, a McCormick Foundation Fund, to support the Junior Achievement Academy for Leadership and Entrepreneurship (JA Academy) during a surprise ceremony held at the Dr. Phillips Center Performing Arts. The OMYF All-Star Team was announced in the spirit of the NBA Draft [...]

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    Adam Jones: Junior Achievement Alumni Spotlight

    Posted on February 2, 2015 by in Alumni

    Junior Achievement has impacted the lives of millions of youths. Meet Adam Jones, Processing Assistant with AON Hewitt/ Benefits Administration and a JA Alumnus. Adam recently shared with us how JA programs impacted him as a youth and why he now volunteers his time. Tell me about your experience with Junior Achievement? How old were [...]

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    November Job Shadowing

    Posted on November 20, 2014 by in Uncategorized

    JA AT&T Job Shadowing Students from Oak Ridge High School recently benefited from job shadowing opportunities through Junior Achievement’s partnership with AT&T.  This local collaboration with AT&T is part a national effort to provide students with workplace mentoring by AT&T employees with a goal to provide 1 million hours of mentoring to students at-risk of [...]

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    Welcome Carol Grosshans, Vice President of Education!

    Posted on November 20, 2014 by in Uncategorized

    Junior Achievement of Central Florida is pleased to announce the newest addition to our staff, Carol Grosshans, Vice President of Education. With over 30 years as an educator and principal, Carol has experience from kindergarten through high school, including children with special needs. Most recently, she served as the Elementary School Principal at The First [...]

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